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Wanderings at One: Landscapes of Portugal in Sintra, the Douro Valley, and Lisbon: A Preview of the 2018 Scott Associates Trip

February 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join Scott Arboretum staff and local gardening enthusiasts as they share travel experiences abroad! In addition to learning about spectacular gardens, plants, and landscapes, you’ll get a taste of the art, cuisine, architecture, and customs of lands near and far. It’s a perfect wintertime escape!

Travel with Claire Sawyers, director, on her scouting trip for the upcoming Scott Associates international garden trip! Whether or not you are considering going on the trip, come see some spectacular palace gardens, unique places and garden features, cork oak forests, and the amazing terracing for grape and olive tree culture in the Douro Valley.

Free and open to the public, Wanderings at One is an informal way to share what has been seen and discovered in various gardens and natural spaces both in the United States and abroad. Held from 1 to 2 p.m. in the Lang Performing Arts Center Cinema at Swarthmore College.

WEATHER CANCELATIONS: To learn if the college has canceled activities or will open late, please call the Swarthmore Weather Emergency Hotline: 610-328-8228.

PARKING INFORMATION: Please note parking regulations on campus and read posted college and Swarthmore Borough signs carefully.

FREE PARKING LOCATIONS

On-street (one side of street only): Cedar Lane, Elm Avenue, Walnut Lane, Ogden Avenue, College Avenue

Arboretum lot on College Ave by Wister Center

Visitor spaces in Ben West lot off of Route 320

RESTRICTED PARKING
Monday – Friday, 7:00 am to 3:30 pm

The lot on the southeast corner of College Ave and Route 320 is for faculty/staff only during the hours listed above.

The lots off of Whittier Place are primarily for faculty/staff; a few visitor spaces are available with limited time.

Swarthmore College tickets are $30 for parking illegally in faculty/staff-designated campus spaces. Please note that if you have a Swarthmore College parking hang tag, you cannot park in visitor spaces.

Details

Date:
February 1
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Lang Performing Arts Center
500 College Avenue
Swarthmore, PA United States
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Phone:
610-328-8025